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Emily A. Kane
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NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at Colorado State University
NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at Colorado State University

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Accepting MS students for Fall 2017
I am recruiting 1-2 Master's students to start in the Biology Department at Georgia Southern University in Fall of 2017! I am looking for self-motivated students with an interest in functional morphology, biomechanics, ecology, and evolution of fishes. Curr...

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My first book chapter!
Domestic guppies It's officially been accepted by the publisher! Dale and I were asked by one of the editors, Amanda Glaze (@EvoPhD) to contribute to a book entitled: Evolution and education in the American South:  culture, politics, and resources in and ar...

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The Sinful Side of Guppies
Female (front) and male (back) guppies First, congrats to my colleague Dale Broder for accepting an offer for a postdoctoral position with the Interdisciplinary Research Incubator for the Study of (In)Equality  at Denver University! In celebration of her im...

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EOC/Sigma Xi Spring Showcase
Local teachers participating in the guppy kits The Education and Outreach Center, who we have been collaborating with on the guppy kits, sponsored a spring open house to give local educators an opportunity to learn about their STEM kits. This was the perfec...

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Accepting students for Fall 2017
Flier,  Centrarchus macropterus I am recruiting 1-2 Master's students to start in Fall of 2017. Students should be interested in functional morphology, biomechanics, and ecology of fishes and should be self-motivated. Students will be expected to work on a ...

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Delaney's Honors thesis defense
Delaney Laughlin, Honors student Today is the day that Delaney Laughlin defends her honors thesis! I have been working with her for about 2 years now to help her achieve this feat, and it has been a long and winding journey for both of us. I thought I would...

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Dale was on the local radio!
Dale Broder , one of my collaborators on the Guppy Kit project, was recently interviewed by Adam Dillon, Patricia Salerno, and Travis Gallo for the Sustainability Hour Radio Show on 90.5 KCSU Fort Collins. This program is sponsored by the CSU School of Glob...

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Our first STEM friday using the guppy kits
Ready or not (we were definitely ready), today was the day! We had our first run with 24 real, live students from Ms. Jordan's 7th grade class at Wellington Middle School. STEM fridays are an event hosted by the Education and Outreach Center ( more info her...

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I got a job!
That's right, I accepted the Assistant Professor in Functional Morphology position in the Biology Department at Georgia Southern University! I start January 2017. I'm excited to get back to the East Coast and start working with Centrarchids again! Of course...

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Another return from Trinidad
High-predation male guppy from Trinidad For the last week and a half, Craig Marshall and Porsche Robison (graduate students), Travis Klee ("in-between" student), and Richard Evans (undergraduate) have been in Trinidad collecting fishes and working on severa...
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